Neville’s Fashion Design Studio. Designs & manufactures designer clothing in New Haven. We sell ready-made garments & custom clothing & we offer tailoring, alterations, sewing classes and small manufacturing services. • 63 Orange St., New Haven. Appointment only. • 903 Whalley Ave., New Haven. Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. 203-745-5009 The Nosey Goose, 33 Wall St., Madison. A wonderful selection of gifts and decorative items for the home as well as cottage style furniture and accessories. Seasonal candles and special items for each holiday. Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 203-245-3132, Odeon Boutique, 918 Whalley Ave., New Haven. Women’s clothing boutique & bootery featuring fine fashions and accessories. 203-389-8704, Onyx of Guilford, 20 Church St., Guilford. Women’s fashion accessories and gifts. 203-475-5162, Origins, 39 Broadway, New Haven. Promoting beauty and wellness through multi-sensory products. Friendly staff offers professional makeup and skin care tips. Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sunday 12 p.m.-6 p.m. 203-624-8077, P.S. Fine Stationers, 1028 Main St., Branford. More than just stationery, P.S. Fine Stationers is your personalized service oriented one stop shop for gifts for all occasions! Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 203-481-6683 Paul C. Lirot Jewelers, 73 Wall St., Madison. Paul Lirot Jewelers continues to serve the Connecticut shoreline community with expert on the premise jewelry repairs, resetting, remounting, pearl and bead stringing and custom design. Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 203-245-0320, Polished Boutique, 1122 Main St., Branford. A young, feminine clothing boutique located in the charming downtown shopping center of Branford. 203-481-0888, Possessions, 1074 Main St., Branford. Possessions Clothing offers a curated mix of on-trend, irresistible pieces that focuses on each customer’s personal sense of style with an intimate, individualized approach. Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 203-483-1885, The Purple Bear, 63 Whitfield St., Guilford. The Purple Bear is Connecticut’s most complete specialty toy store. 203-458-8697, R.J. Julia Booksellers, 768 Boston Post Rd., Madison. R.J. Julia is the premier independent bookstore in the state and hosts a variety of events and book signings. Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. 203-245-3959 or 800-74-READS, Raggs Fashion for Men, 1020 Chapel St., New Haven. Offering suits, sportswear and denim from designers such as Hugo Boss, Ted Baker, Theory, Sand of Denmark and Citizens of Humanity. Expert tailoring and personal service in a relaxed boutique atmosphere. Women’s apparel now available. We validate parking at Kirk’s Parking. Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday noon-5 p.m. 203-865-3824, Ralph Ciarleglio Jewelers, 1040 Main St., Branford. Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. 203-481-4446 The Red Barn, 245 Amity Rd., Woodbridge. Clothes, jewelry, accessories, gifts, toys, cards & more. Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. 203-389-2910, Rock Garden, 17 South Main St., Branford. Jewelry, gifts, books and more. 203-488-6699, Sandman Gallery and Frame Shoppe, 14 West Main St., Meriden. Framing services. 203-686-0000, Savvy Tea Gourmet, 121 Samson Rock Dr., Madison. Tea Education Center. STG is a Mecca for tea enthusiasts who want to expand their tea knowledge, enjoyment and health. Tea Tastings: Saturday 4 p.m., $15.00. Afternoon Tea: Saturday 2 p.m. or by appointment with 48 hr. notice, $35/person. Sunday- Wednesday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thursday-Friday 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 203-318-8666, SeaStones Natural Therapies, 328 East Main St., Branford. Holistic custom therapeutic massage & bodywork for men & women. 203-481-7866, The Silver Moon, 769 Boston Post Rd., Madison. Sterling silver jewelry. 203-318-8329, Soho Hair Group Day & Medi Spa, 916 Whalley Ave., New Haven. An urban retreat in Historic Westville Village, Soho offers a full range of unparalleled salon services and day and medi spa treatments. 203-387- 6799, soundRUNNER, 1088 Main St., Branford. A running store and more. Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Thursday until 7 p.m.); Sunday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 203-488-8222, Stony Creek Antiques, Jewelry and Gifts, 172 Thimble Island Rd., Branford. 203-488-4802 Sweet Cioccolata, 28 North Colony Rd., Wallingford. Established in 2003, this gourmet chocolate shop offers caramel pretzel rods, chocolate dipped Oreos and gift baskets to order. Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 203-294-1280, Ten Thousand Villages New Haven, 1054 Chapel St., New Haven. A fair trade retailer of artisan-crafted home decor, personal accessories and gift items from across the globe featuring products from more than 130 artisan groups in some 38 countries. 203-776-0854, Therapy, 1022 Chapel St., New Haven. Therapy boutique offers flawlessly designed pieces, fashion forward items, diverse accessories, and gifts at affordable prices. 203-891-6932, Totally Awesome Goods, 724 Boston Post Rd., Madison. 203-421-2144, Tracy Brent Collections, 76 Broad St., Guilford. Women’s clothing, jewelry and accessories. Monday- Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday noon-5 p.m. 203-458-9100, Trailblazer. Trailblazer is a Connecticut based specialty retailer with a focus centered on outdoor sports, hiking, running, climbing, as well as travel. As always, Trailblazer features the very finest products from Patagonia, Mountain Hardwear, Arc’Teryx, Marmot, Black Diamond, Ugg, Sorel, Keen, Vibram FiveFingers, Asics, New Balance and more. • 1004 Main St., Branford. 203-488-0802 • 296 Elm St., New Haven. 203-865-6244 The Treasure House Antiques, 303 Main St., Branford. Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 203-481-4006 The U Store, 265 College St., New Haven. The University Store is independently owned and operated and takes great pride in sourcing the best of collegiate apparel. Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. 203-507-2365, Urban Outfitters, 43 Broadway, New Haven. Compelling and distinct, Urban Outfitters offers an eclectic mix of merchandise in hard and soft goods, shown in unique product displays that incorporate found objects into creative vignettes right here in downtown New Haven. Monday-Thursday 11 a.m.- 9 p.m.; Friday & Saturday 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sunday 11 a.m.-7 p.m. 203-776-7444, Vera Wolf Jewelry and Gifts, 19 Boston St., Guilford. Specializing in sterling silver jewelry designed locally by Wolf Guibbory and hand-crafted on the island of Bali since 1986. Vera Wolf is located on the historic Guilford Green. Monday-Friday 9:30 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 203-458-1133, The Village Chocolatier, 79 Whitfield St., Guilford. Specialty chocolates, cream & butter fudge made on premises. Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday noon-5 p.m. 203-453-5226, Vovo Organics, 28 Orange St., New Haven. Using organic and all natural ingredients is one way to appreciate and love yourself and honor your body, and we carry an expanding line of products to care for every part of your bodies. Tuesday-Friday 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday 12:30-6 p.m. 203-422-9291, Walker Loden. Offering a great collection of handpicked gifts, decorative home accessories, jewelry and vintage furniture. Things worth giving, things worth keeping, things to make you smile! Daily 10 a.m.-6 p.m. • 788 Boston Post Rd., Madison. 203-245-8663 • 258 Church St. #201, New Haven. 203-865-8196 Wave Gallery, 1046 Chapel St., New Haven. We carry a large selection of designer jewelry, artisan glassware, pottery, woodcrafts, photo frames, children’s toys, Brian Andreas’Story people, books, prints, sculptures and more. Monday-Wednesday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Thursday-Saturday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 203-624-3032, Whitlock’s Book Barn, 20 Sperry Rd., Bethany. Selling used and rare books since 1948, Whitlock’s Book Barn operates from two weather-beaten barns amid a scenic pasture. Wednesday-Sunday 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. 203-393-1240, LEISURE CALL 1-800-332-STAY 45